The Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, on Tuesday, 18th July, 2017 inaugurated the Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).
In a short address, he informed the council members that, they have been individually and collectively selected to take charge of the University based on their track records. He charged them as a matter of urgency, to restore calm on campus.
Senior lecturer in the Faculty of Social Sciences, Dr. Jim Weiler, has donated over two hundred books and audio-visuals that cover subjects such as history, economics, geography etc. to the Department of History Education. Dr. Jim, who is also Head of Department of Department of History Education and a visiting lecturer at the Department of Economics Education, also helped the Department to purchase books with his own credit card.
The above international conference on the theme “Images of Childhood and Future: Cross-Cultural Perspectives” was organised by the Europa-University, Flensburg and the University of Education, Winneba (Ghana) in Flensburg, Germany from 29th June to 1st July, 2017.
A send-off ceremony has been held for the 2016/17 National Service Personnel posted to the Department of History Education in the University of Education,Winneba.
Six national service persons (Richardson Amonoor, Alice Agyeiwaa, Patricia Arthur, Stephen Arthur, Seidu Tirogo, and Patience Kodua) were posted to the Department after completing their tertiary education to undertake their mandatory national service.
The Barclays Bank, as its Shared Growth Agenda initiative, is offering over seven (7) Scholarships to brilliant but needy students of the University of Education, Winneba. The Scholarship which will be available to level 200 - 400 students will commence from the 2017/2018 Academic Year.
The Faculty of Agriculture Education organized a 2-day retreat programme to repackage the B.Sc. Agriculture Education programme and develop other new market driven programmes among others, at Adom Upscale Hotel, Mampong-Ashanti on the 5th and 6th July, 2017.
On 28th June, 2017 the Department of History Education hosted Paul Bjerk(Texas Tech University) and Karlos Hill(Oklahoma State University) in Winneba in a hopeful partnership between University of Education, Winneba and Texas Tech University.
Acting with dispatch to honour a request by the Principal of the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) Prof. Reynolds Okai, the Member of Parliament for Kwadaso in the Ashanti Region, Dr Samuel Kwadwo Nuamah has donated ten street light sets with accessories to COLTEK. He made the request during a courtesy call on him by Dr. Nuamah, early in May 2017 and the Member of Parliament pledged to support.